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dog body-language - and why it matters so much...

Discussion in 'Dog Training and Behaviour' started by leashedForLife, Feb 22, 2010.


  1. Mike7788

    Mike7788 PetForums Junior

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    Hey.
    Thanks, I'll be sure to give them a watch. Looking to enhance my knowledge of dog body language greatly!
    Although a lot of these links no longer exist, I'll look up what is still here.
    Feel free to post even more relevant articles :)
     
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  2. leashedForLife

    leashedForLife PetForums VIP

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    QUOTE, Mike7788:

    Hey.
    Thanks, I'll be sure to... watch. Looking to enhance my knowledge of dog body language greatly!
    Although a lot of these links no longer exist, I'll look up what is still here.
    Feel free to post even more relevant articles :)

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    Sorry to hear some? / many? links are defunct, but Trish King's clips on UTube haven't vanished. :)
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    Here's all her stuff, including the Brown Bag talks...

    https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Trish+King,+dogs
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  3. Mike7788

    Mike7788 PetForums Junior

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    Yeah, the second post you have made in this thread 'a rich source of links', doesn't seem to work. Also some of the videos I cannot access because they are private.
    But, I have purchased the Brenda Aloff Dog Body Language book which should be arriving either today or tomorrow!!
     
  4. leashedForLife

    leashedForLife PetForums VIP

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    QUOTE, Mike7788:

    ...the second post ... 'a rich source of links', doesn't seem to work.
    Also some linked videos I can't access because they're private.
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    That's a major problem with the 'Net, it's not a library with a Dewey-Decimal shelving system, where so long as no-one steals the book nor shelves it in the wrong place, IT'S THERE -
    Web pages are removed, moved, altered, access is privatized, etc. Entire websites are taken down; the progressive desensitization program for doorbell / knocking reactivity by a well-known Vet-Behaviorist was removed after 10-yrs as a publicly-posted resource. :---(
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    None of the video-links i posted were 'private' at the time.
    I'd post a comment & ask the owner to please provide the passcode.
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    SFAIK, Trish King's clips & Emily Larlham's videos are still ALL public-access.

    Emily Larlham AKA 'KikoPup' channel
    https://www.youtube.com/user/kikopup
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    Trish King dogs
    https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Trish+King+dogs
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    Trish King's channel
    https://www.youtube.com/user/trishk48
    She's also posted under "Marin Humane Society" & Tawser Dog Productions.
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    Sophia Yin's channel
    https://www.youtube.com/user/SuperBark1
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    Karen Overall DVM, DACVB [veterinary behaviorist]
    https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Karen+Overall+DVM
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    Dr Karen's channel
    https://www.youtube.com/user/AVSABehavior
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  5. leashedForLife

    leashedForLife PetForums VIP

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    more UTube goodies...
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    Trish McConnell's channel
    https://www.youtube.com/user/PatriciaMcConnell
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    Patricia isn't a vet-behaviorist, but a clinical behaviorist; she recently retired.
    Many of her seminars were recorded by Tawser Productions, who rent as well as sell them.
    If U don't want to buy it for keeps, see if it's on the rental list. ;-}
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    B.A.T. b-mod
    https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=BAT,+Behavior+Adjustment+Training,+dogs
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    Grisha Stewart's channel
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTzA3s_dO0FCVcdmbW6WEHg
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  6. leashedForLife

    leashedForLife PetForums VIP

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  7. Mike7788

    Mike7788 PetForums Junior

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    Thank you ever so much @leashedForLife , I really appreciate all these resources you've posted :)
    I know of Patricia McConnell and have watched a few of her videos. I really like the way she presents them, might just be something to do with her very likeable personality! I have also read one of her books, 'The other end of the leash', which I thoroughly enjoyed!

    Yeah, I will be sure to add to this thread if i come across any relevant resources!
     
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  8. leashedForLife

    leashedForLife PetForums VIP

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    BTW this lady is a Web-buddy of mine, she's in the UK -
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChn66vqcGZdnI9KdhC7Ap1g
    "AnimalCrackers" is her user-name.
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    Don't miss the clips of her mini-donkey, Bertie, learning to fetch a bumper,
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    daughter does an incredible job with untrained, spooky ponies who belong to a neighbor.
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    this gent is another Web-buddy, Leonard - he's in... Germany, i think. Terrific trainer.
    https://www.youtube.com/user/musicofnote1
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    & here's Chirag Patel, another wonderful UK trainer -
    https://www.youtube.com/user/DomesticatedManners
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  10. leashedForLife

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    want to see a great example of abject terror?... :( Here it is...
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    commissure pulled back as a slot.
    Nostrils & pupils are dilated.
    Ears out & down.
    half-height walk, with belly close to the ground.
    Tail down.
    Head at chest level, chin below sternum.
    Whole body is contracted - trying to shrink; look how tight that left forepaw is, & the tight contraction of the RIGHT one, which is weight-bearing & should be s.p.r.e.a.d. by the pressure of their wt - ditto the off rear leg (the left ), the
    paw is EXTREMELY contracted, barely making contact with the substrate, instead walking on the 'claws' not the pads.
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    Petrified - poor thing. :(
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  11. Huskyhomelove

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    Somethimes dogs is to active :)
     
  12. Marino Tilatti

    Marino Tilatti PetForums Newbie

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    These are really very nice.
     
  13. Marino Tilatti

    Marino Tilatti PetForums Newbie

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    really very nice list of links, really helpful.
     
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